Cactus and Tender Succulents forum: Mammi has white powders?

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Name: Fiat
Modesto -The Central Valley of (Zone 9b)
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fiat
Jul 12, 2016 6:27 PM CST
Is there something wrong with this Mammi for the "white powders" on its head? Hope it's not sick. Thanks for reply.
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Fiat
Name: Thijs van Soest
Mesa, AZ (Zone 9b)
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mcvansoest
Jul 12, 2016 7:40 PM CST
Looks perfectly fine to me. Mammillarias often start growing tufts of white hair as they prepare to flower. Wait and see.

Name: Fiat
Modesto -The Central Valley of (Zone 9b)
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fiat
Jul 12, 2016 7:45 PM CST
Oh, what a relief! Thanks, Thijs.
If a plant looks good, smells good, don't eat it, grow it!
Fiat
Name: Lindsey
Ohio (Zone 6a)
Bee Lover Cactus and Succulents Region: Ohio Container Gardener
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ljones26
Jul 12, 2016 8:35 PM CST
Post pictures when it blooms! (:
Name: Fiat
Modesto -The Central Valley of (Zone 9b)
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fiat
Jul 12, 2016 11:11 PM CST
I will, but guess it'll take long long time...
If a plant looks good, smells good, don't eat it, grow it!
Fiat

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